Intrusion Prevention

HP.Release.Control.Authenticated.Privilege.Escalation

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Privilege Escalation Vulnerability in HP Release Control.
The vulnerability is due to a design flaw while parsing a crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker could exploit this to gain admin privileges of the target application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

HP Release Control 9.20.0000, Build 395

Impact

Privilege Escalation: Remote attackers can leverage their privilege on the vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue